Presentation on theme: "The Election of 1904 vs. 2004 Hayden Dickerson. 1904 Candidates Teddy Roosevelt Alton B. Parker."— Presentation transcript:
The Election of 1904 vs Hayden Dickerson
1904 Candidates Teddy Roosevelt Alton B. Parker
Theodore Roosevelt Ran for reelection in Initiated the Square Deal, which was a more just and equitable society. Worked to increase the regulatory power of the federal government. He described his foreign policy by saying “speak softly but carry a big stick” Ran as a Republican candidate in 1904.
Alton B. Parker American lawyer as well as a judge before he ran for President in Ran as the Democratic candidate in 1904.
Main Issues Gold Standard Panama Canal
Panama Canal Panama Canal during construction
Political Cartoons The Pleasure is all mine! William Jennings Bryon lost the nomination
1904 Results Theodore Roosevelt Alton B. Parker
2004 Candidates John Kerry George W. Bush
Son of former president George H.W. Bush Ran as an incumbent. Ran as Republican.
John Kerry Father was a foreign service officer under the Eisenhower administration. Was the Democratic Party nominee for president in 2004.
Main Issues War on Terror Iraq Defense Abortion Education Environment Health Budget/Taxes Jobs/Trade Gun Control
War on Terror
2004 Results George W. Bush John Kerry
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